Coffeepot

Object Number: 
1943.396
Date: 
1820-1870
Medium: 
Iron, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. ( 20.3 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm )
Description: 
Silver painted sheet iron coffeepot with handle and straight tapered spout at ninety degree angle and molded flower finial.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this object came from the Van Pelt family in Brooklyn. This form may be that of a chocolate pot.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Isobel Burt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group